We've been blessed with a generous amount of snow these past few days. How does this effect our roofs and skylights?
At the time of this writing we are still receiving white flakes from the sky and have been for the last two days. We have snow totals of about three feet! What is interesting for … Continue Reading ››
Best Way to Melt Snow Off of Glass
Do you have a problem where snow or ice build-up on your overhead glass is giving you headaches? (pun intended)
The best solution we have for you is to replace your glass with heated glass. The glass heating can be controlled to operate in any way you desire.
The energy it uses depends upon the … Continue Reading ››
How to figure out why your skylight is leaking
This is the time of year that we get calls from a variety of people that are experiencing problems with leaking skylights. The question that is frequently asked is why are my skylights leaking now, but did not leak from rains this last fall?
Skylights do not leak when you use the proper skylight and they are installed properly
The summary says it all. Use a good quality product like Velux and you will not experience any problems as long as you install it properly. That begins with choosing the correct skylight that Velux offers for the right conditions. You … Continue Reading ››
How to stop condensation and snow from accumulating on your skylight glass
Electrically heated glass is a great product in certain situations. Example: There is a hotel in Vail that has a glass awning over the drive-through entryway. Their problem is that too much snow accumulates on the north side. Solution: Add electrically heated glass to … Continue Reading ››